GOP Sen. Says EPA Lied About Official's Personal Email Use

Law360, New York (March 11, 2013, 2:06 PM EDT) -- The top Republican on the U.S. Senate Environment and Public Works committee on Friday accused the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency of lying about a former official linked to a controversial hydraulic fracturing study who allegedly used a personal email address to conduct agency business.

Sen. David Vitter, R-La., says emails sent and received by former Region 8 Administrator James Martin from an email account include a message chain in which EPA deputy chief of staff Jose Lozano was copied into, which indicate that the agency...
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